Text Santa raises £4.2 million

ITV's annual text Santa charity campaign has raised £4,187,686 for Age UK, Barnardo's, BeatBullying, British Heart Foundation, CLIC Sargent and Help the Hospices. The annual fundraiser in the run up to Christmas concluded with a takeover of ITV.

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Final preparations for Text Santa appeal show

The final preparations are under way for the annual ITV Text Santa appeal show, due to take over the channel at 8pm tonight.

ITV stars have been busy preparing for the show, which is hoping to raise funds for Age UK, Barnardo's, BeatBullying, British Heart Foundation, CLIC Sargent and Help the Hospices.

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